Jun 30, 2017

#5 Ella Fitzgerald - Jazz Singer

Today we are talking about a gal who is one of the top Jazz singers in history. Named the “First lady of song” she won 13 Grammys and sold more than 40 million albums. She sang songs from the Great American Songbook and made them her own. Ira Gershwin once said “I never knew how good our songs were until I heard Ella Fitzgerald sing them.” Learn about the life and legacy of Your Gal, Ella Fitzgerald.

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Jun 1, 2017

#1 Alice Guy Blaché - First Female Filmmaker

Here is a gal who created the framework that would make movies last over 100 years. Her innovations include: being the first to tell a story on film, first to use sound, first to feature inter-racial casts, created the music video, developing a "natural" acting style, and was the first female to run a movie studio which was also the largest pre-hollywood studio in America...and yet there is a strong chance, you’ve never heard of her.

Learn about the incredible life and innovations of Your Gal, Alice Guy-Blaché

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